America's passion for health and fitness has fueled the growth of fitness franchises to all new heights.

Best Franchises for Women

As you consider launching your own business, here are a few of the best franchises for women that we suggest looking into.
Consider the following 7 characteristics of a good franchisee:

Are You An Ideal Franchisee?

Just who is an ideal franchisee? Consider the following three points a starting point.
There are some great companies that are advancing by leaps and bounds today, even given the economically uncertain times we have been living in.
After 5 years of operating Combat City in the Orlando area, founder Dave Kaplan has decided to franchise the model and share the opportunity with other entrepreneurs.
No matter how long you have been a franchise operator or have been following the industry, franchising continues to change.
Opening a franchise doesn't mean you have to break the bank — in fact there are plenty of franchise opportunities under 10k available to you.
Many franchises are instituting new measures to streamline marketing. This applies both to the newer franchises with less than 100 locations, and the larger franchises with as many as 500 locations.

Top Rated Franchises to Own

If you’re thinking about investing in one of today’s top rated franchises, you’ve come to the right place.
The IFA expects 12,000 new franchises to open this year as more and more people take advantage of the market’s substantial opportunities.
Here are some of the most popular and talked about franchise categories this year.

Top US Franchises to Own

If ever there was a time to invest in one of the top US franchises, it’s now.
No matter how long you’ve been working, at one time or another you’ve probably dreamed about working from home.
If you dream of owning your own franchise, our list of Franchise Opportunities 2015 is the perfect place to start your search.
If you’ve never been to New York City, it’s possible that you are not familiar with The Halal Guys, which is a hugely popular restaurant and food cart in the city.
There are many great franchise opportunities out there, but some may be a better fit for you, your management style and finances, and your location.
Learning from these three entrepreneurs can help you increase your chance of success.
ActiveRx is targeting two kinds of franchisees: operators with multiple franchise units and experienced physical therapists who want to start their own businesses.
If you are a franchisor looking for more franchisee leads, these trends can help you refine and modernize your marketing strategies.